Broncos Return Home to Face Fresno State
DATE: Monday; Dec. 19, 2011
TIME: 7 p.m. (MT)
LOCATION: Boise, Idaho / Taco Bell Arena (12,480)
TV: The Mtn.
RADIO: Bronco Sports Network /

THE GAME: The Boise State men’s basketball team returns to Taco Bell Arena to face Fresno State Monday (Dec. 19), the Broncos’ final home game of the nonconference slate. The Broncos (8-3) and Bulldogs (4-7) are slated to tip at 7 p.m., and the game will be televised nationally by The Mtn.

TELEVISION INFORMATION: The Broncos’ game against Fresno State will be televised The Mtn.

Play-by-Play: Peter Young
Analyst: Blaine Fowler

RADIO INFORMATION: Boise State’s game will be broadcast live on the Bronco Sports Network, with KBOI 670 AM serving as the flagship station. The broadcast will also be streamed live at

Play-by-Play: Bob Behler
Analyst: Abe Jackson

THE SERIES: This will be the 30th meeting all-time between the two schools, and the first as nonconference opponents since Dec. 10, 1983. Boise State leads the all-time series 15-14, though is just 1-5 in nonconference games. The Broncos swept last year’s series, and hasn’t lost to Fresno State at home since Jan. 15, 2004, a streak of seven-straight home wins.

VERSUS THE WAC: Boise State went 81-87 in its 10 season in the WAC (2001-11), including a mark of 14-9 against Fresno State.

HOLDING COURT: The Broncos have won 14-consecutive home games, tied for the 15th-longest streak in the nation (through Dec. 17). Boise State has won its first eight home games of 2011-12, the longest streak since the team went 13-0 during the 1997-98 season.

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